Joe Daley (ice hockey)
Thomas Joseph Daley (born February 20, 1943) is a former National Hockey League and World Hockey Association goaltender for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Buffalo Sabres, Detroit Red Wings, and Winnipeg Jets.
February 20, 1943|
East Kildonan, Manitoba, Canada
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||160 lb (73 kg; 11 st 6 lb)|
Detroit Red Wings
Winnipeg Jets (WHA)
Daley was the Sabres' first choice in the 1970 Intra-League Draft. He was also one of the last NHL goalies to play without a mask, although he did wear a mask for Winnipeg in the WHA.
Daley's longest stint in major league hockey was with Winnipeg from 1972–79. He won three league championships with the Jets (1975-76, 1977-78 and 1978–79) and was the WHA's second leading goalie during the 1975–76 season. In 1981–82, he was the coach of the junior hockey Penticton Knights. Currently he operates a successful trading card store in Winnipeg, named Joe Daley's Sports and Framing.
Awards and achievementsEdit
- SJHL Second All-Star Team (1962)
- EHL Rookie of the Year (1964)
- Avco Cup (WHA) Championship (1976, 1978, & 1979)
- WHA First All-Star Team (1976)
- Izvetia Cup Best Goaltender (1976)
- WHA Second All-Star Team (1977)
- "Honoured Member" of the Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame
- Inducted as an inaugural member into the World Hockey Association Hall of Fame (2010)
- Inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame 2018
- All Time Leader in WHA wins by a goaltender
|1963-64||Indianapolis Capitols / Cincinnati Wings||CPHL||1||3||0||3.00||0|
|1965-66||San Francisco Seals||WHL||7||0|
|1971-72||Detroit Red Wings||NHL||29||11||10||5||1620||85||0||3.15||2|